Top 4 Les Miserables Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Les Miserables facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Les Miserables film message.

In the Les Miserables (2012) film adaptation there is are a pair of coffins when the barricade is first constructed that correspond with ?ponine and Gavroche, the first to fall.
In the Les Miserables (2012) film adaptation there is are a pair of coffins when the barricade is first constructed that correspond with ?ponine and Gavroche, the first to fall.
Jean Valjean kept the candlesticks given to him by the Bishop and are visible in the background in several scenes.
Jean Valjean kept the candlesticks given to him by the Bishop and are visible in the background in several scenes.

Les Miserables Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Bishop Myriel who helps Jean Valjean (Hugh Jackman) in his time of need is played by the original London musical Jean Valjean, Colm Wilkinson
    Bishop Myriel who helps Jean Valjean (Hugh Jackman) in his time of need is played by the original London musical Jean Valjean, Colm Wilkinson

Les Miserables Hidden Details

Les Miserables poster
Les Miserables poster

Les Miserables Plot

Jean Valjean, convicted of stealing bread, is hounded for several decades by the relentless and cruel policeman Javert.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Les Miserables. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, History
Director Glenn Jordan
Stars Richard Jordan, Anthony Perkins, Cyril Cusack, Claude Dauphin
IMDB score 7.3